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Mounting Block by West Gate of St Johns Churchyard

A Grade II Listed Building in Adel and Wharfedale, Leeds

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Latitude: 53.8574 / 53°51'26"N

Longitude: -1.5852 / 1°35'6"W

OS Eastings: 427378

OS Northings: 440206

OS Grid: SE273402

Mapcode National: GBR KRCT.LZ

Mapcode Global: WHC95.M9BQ

Entry Name: Mounting Block by West Gate of St Johns Churchyard

Listing Date: 5 August 1976

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1255583

English Heritage Legacy ID: 465852

Location: Leeds, LS16

County: Leeds

Electoral Ward/Division: Adel and Wharfedale

Built-Up Area: Leeds

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Adel St John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text


714-1/2/470 (East side)
05/08/76 Mounting block by west gate of St
John's Churchyard


Mounting block, Probably mid C18. Gritstone. 4 steps up to
platform with stone post. Possibly constructed in 1762, when a
stable was built on the opposite side of the road (demolished
c1960) for Sir Charles Sheffield of Cookridge Hall.
(Cole, D: Rectors, Squires, Stewards...in Adel and Cookridge:
1986-: 35).

Listing NGR: SE2737840206

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